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Old July 9th, 2012, 08:50 PM   #1 (permalink)
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hay guys can i use this phone(lg Optimus m+) as a hotspot??? im not rooted..

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Old July 9th, 2012, 09:28 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Rooted or not, this phone does not have infrastructure hotspot functionality built in (the old Optimus M did). The best you can do with any of the wifi tethering apps is to create an ad-hoc signal which will not be recognized by many devices.
There might be a way to make it create an infrastructure access point but I haven't seen anyone post it yet, and if there is it would definitely require rooting.
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Rooted or not, this phone does not have infrastructure hotspot functionality built in (the old Optimus M did). The best you can do with any of the wifi tethering apps is to create an ad-hoc signal which will not be recognized by many devices.
There might be a way to make it create an infrastructure access point but I haven't seen anyone post it yet, and if there is it would definitely require rooting.
Damn that sucks...i was just using the foxfi hotspot app...hoping
it will by pass it..or something. But all it does is just recongnizing
other device but no internet...Limited access.thanks for da info..
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The LG Optimus M+ launched as an affordable device for Metro PCS. It is also the successor to the LG Optimus M (Optimus One). But the specs haven't been improved as much as we would expect. The device comes with an 800 MHz processor, a 3.5-i... Read More



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